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Exploring the World of LA Golf Shafts

When it comes to golf, every golfer understands the significance of the right equipment. From drivers to irons, each component plays a crucial role in achieving optimal performance.  A component that often creates a talking point in our fitting studios is the golf shaft.

In this blog post, we will be exploring the world of LA Golf Shafts, a brand that has made noise in the industry with its innovative designs and performance-driven approach and certainly a popular choice at AFGolfStore.


The Rise of LA Golf Shafts

LA Golf Shafts burst onto the golf scene, captivating professionals and amateurs alike with their cutting-edge technology and commitment to excellence. Founded by Reed Dickens and Steve Almo, the California-based company has quickly made a name for itself by challenging the norms and pushing the boundaries of golf shaft engineering.

In 2022, we introduced the shafts to our fitting studios with the incredibly popular A-Series fitting a lot of irons with its incredibly stability and feel. 

Precision Engineering for Unparalleled Performance

What sets LA Golf Shafts apart is their focus on precision engineering. The company utilises state-of-the-art techniques, such as their ‘proprietary Seamless Filament Winding process’, to create shafts with exceptional consistency, stability, and feel. Each shaft is meticulously designed, taking into account factors like torque, flex, weight distribution, and kick point to optimise performance and suit a variety of swing styles.

LA Golf Shafts understands that golfers have diverse needs and preferences. As a result, they offer a wide range of shaft options to cater to various swing speeds and playing styles. Whether you’re seeking a high-launching, low-spinning driver shaft or a stable and responsive iron shaft, LA Golf Shafts has you covered.

This is important to remember when taking a fitting as many golfers have had the perception it’s only suitable for big hitters due to the lead ambassadors being Bryson DeChambeau and Dustin Johnson, two of the games biggest hitters. And although they have a bespoke range designed for their swing speeds and preferences which are available to try, there is a wide range of shaft choice to suit every golfer. 



LA Golf Shafts has undoubtedly made a mark in the golfing world with its commitment to precision engineering, craftsmanship, and collaboration with top professionals. By pushing the boundaries of shaft technology, they have elevated the performance of golfers across the globe. Whether you’re a professional or an amateur golfer, exploring the world of LA Golf Shafts is sure to offer some performance gains to your game. So, equip yourself with the power of LA Golf Shafts and experience golf like never before!

You can try LA Golf for yourself in our fitting studios. We have the Bryson, DJ and A Series readily available to build in our Peterborough build centre and access to the complete range from our LA Golf partnership.

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Meet The Newest Club Fitter To AFGolfStore Peterborough

Meet the newest club fitter to AFGolfStore Peterborough, David Botley. 

David joins the team with a wealth of knowledge and experience. His passions lie within club fitting and helping identify the best clubs suited to you from a huge range of head models and shaft combinations. 

An avid golfer from a young age, David is a PGA Professional and will be a strong player in our excellent team. 

You can expect to see David fitting at Peterborough on Monday and Fridays where he will also have coaching available with the use of Trackman and video analysis. 

With his experiences in previous roles David is also an expert builder and will join the build team on Wednesday as well as operating our mobile fitting hubs on Tuesday and Thursday. 

A schedule very much built around getting the perfect golf clubs for golfers in the area.

David grew up playing his golf at Chesfield Downs in Graveley where he eventually went on to work and begin learning his trade. Following on from this, David has had more ventures that have strengthened his skills and we are excited to have him as a part of our team. 

You can meet David in store, book a fitting with him or book a lesson with £15 OFF in May! (Use code: DAVID15)

What Do We Offer At AFGolfStore Peterborough

At AFGolfStore Peterborough, located on the Eagle Business Park in Yaxley, you can book FREE custom fitting sessions in our indoor Trackman studio or upstairs on our SAM PuttLab putting green where our team will identify what clubs best suit you and why. We will be able to offer thousands of combinations in clubs, but not to worry, our team will narrow the choice down!

We also stock a huge selection of clothing and shoes available with top brands such as Adidas, Under Armour, Castore, J.Lindeberg, Footjoy and more. 

Peterborough is also home to our AFGolfStore build centre where we will build your golf clubs in just 72 hours!

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Titleist Club Fitting At AFGolfStore

Titleist club fitting at afgolfstore

One of the long standing leading brands on tour, we are proud to offer Titleist club fitting at AFGolfStore. For over 70 years Titleist has been the most played golf ball worldwide and they had the leading iron in the 2020/21 season. This years club choice on tour is very interesting too:

Driver – 27% of PGA Tour

Irons – 28% of PGA Tour

Wedges – 51% of PGA Tour

Utilities – 44% of PGA Tour

Hybrids – 35% of PGA Tour

All areas ahead of their competitors.

“To play your best golf, you need the best equipment. That’s why we design, develop, manufacture, and validate golf clubs that are faithful to the Titleist brand promise of innovation, performance, and quality excellence.” ~ Titleist

Titleist had their most recent win at the 2022 Players Championship with Titleist player, Cameron Smith. However, when you look back over the history of Titleist you consider some of the great winners including none other that Tiger Woods in the early stages of his career, followed by Rory McIlroy and more recent fan favourites, such as Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas. In fact Titleist have been the choice of some of the biggest golfing household names. The consistency in producing incredible products has allowed them to stay ahead of the game and their dedication to club making speaks volumes. For example, every Vokey wedge is 100% quality inspected! Just think how many wedges world wide get played each year!

“SM9’s new grooves are cut to the edge to maximise spin. Each Vokey wedge is 100% inspected for utmost quality and performance, and a localised heat treatment is applied to the impact area to double the durability of the groove.” ~Titleist

So, let’s take a look at what we can fit you for in the 2022 season.

  • NEW – Vokey SM9 Wedges – Great wedge play comes from shot versatility, distance control and spin. The materials and structure of SM9 wedges represent our most technologically advanced design in all three areas, tuned for precise contact, lower flight and higher spin.
  • Irons – T100, T200, T300, 620MB – A club for every golfer. Every iron shot brings new circumstances. Lie, stance, wind, elevation, carry, slope. Titleist irons are designed with a feel for the game within the game. So whatever your next approach demands, you’ll possess the precision required to pull it off.
  • Utility – The new U•505 is the ultimate compact, high-launching utility, delivering iron-quality looks, sound and feel with outstanding versatility.
  • Hybrids and Fairway Metals – Our approach to innovation is cumulative, always seeking to find shifts that produce lasting superiority. Material advances, like the unique ATI 425 Aerospace Titanium in the TSi face, help make it the longest, straightest, best looking and best sounding driver we’ve ever made.
  • Driver – TSi, 1,2,3 – TSi offers players four distinct ways to take advantage of our most advanced driver design ever. Find the one that fits you and experience what it’s like to step up to every tee ready to perform.
  • Scotty Cameron putters – Meticulously crafted from the finest materials, every Scotty Cameron putter is a work of art designed to perform at the highest level.

Whatever club you are looking for this season, we are sure their is a Titleist to suit you. We have FREE fittings at each store, 7 days a week as well as regular special fitting events to help you find the perfect club that will offer new performance benefits for your game. Find your local store here.

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Titleist Club Fitting At AFGolfStore

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